Mildred Marie Owens

14 February 1923–2 April 2011 (Age 88)
Dickenson, Virginia, United States

The Life of Mildred Marie

When Mildred Marie Owens was born on 14 February 1923, in Dickenson, Virginia, United States, her father, Noah Shannon Owens, was 30 and her mother, Stella Charles, was 26. She lived in Elkhorn City, Pike, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years. She died on 2 April 2011, in Swartz Creek, Genesee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Holly, Oakland, Michigan, United States.

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1941 · Pentagon is Built in Arlington

Age 18

The Pentagon was developed as the Department of Defense had outgrown the other buildings were it was previous located.The groundbreaking for the Pentagon was on September 11, 1941. When the Pentagon was being built, it was determined that it could be no taller than four stories high. Colonel Leslie R. Groves was the supervisor of the project, he would later become known for helping on the Manhattan Project.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 24

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: patronymic from Owen , with English patronymic -s.2 Irish: adopted as an Anglicized form by bearers of the Gaelic surname Mac Eoghain ( see McEwen ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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  • Mildred Owens in household of Noah S Owens, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mildred Owens in household of Noah Owens, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mildred Marie Owens, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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